Laminaria saccharina var. caperata (De la Pylaie)
Laminaria saccharina var. caperata (De la Pylaie) Farlow 1881: 94
Published in: Farlow, W.G. (1881 '1882'). The marine algae of New England. In: Report of the U.S. Commissioner of Fish and Fisheries for 1879. ( Eds), pp. 1-210. Washington:
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Saccharina latissima (Linnaeus) C.E.Lane, C.Mayes, Druehl & G.W.Saunders
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), sugary (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 02 April 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 January 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1639 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=18080
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 May 2019.